A.D. hails from the beautiful Pacific Northwest of the United States, where they have recently re-entered the field of professional copywriting. Prior publications include web copy for The Seattle Lesbian, The Next Family, and various iterations of a personal blog detailing their path to parenthood utilizing assisted reproduction. A.D. has also contributed to a vast array of internal and stakeholder communications for Portland-based nonprofits serving the Native American community; those who are chronically unhoused, and those facing domestic violence. This copy included, but was not limited to training manuals, SOPs, grants, RFPs, whitepapers, first person corporate correspondence, and press releases.
A.D. graduated Magna Cum Laude from Portland State University’s Women’s Studies program, by way of Texas Christian University. Additionally, they earned an MA in Educational Leadership and Policy with a focus on Post-Secondary and Adult Continuing Education from the same institution in 2016. A.D. is most proud of their role as a single, queer, nonbinary parent to two beautiful children, a 7 year old daughter and a 2 year old son.